Boyle Heights

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Man In Custody After Allegedly Raping Woman While Armed With Machete In Boyle Heights

Police confirm Wednesday a man suspected of raping a woman while armed with a machete has been taken into custody.

05/27/2015

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Semi Truck Carrying Shattered Glass Overturns On Freeway In Boyle Heights

Officials Monday are on the scene of a traffic collision involving a semi truck and a vehicle.

05/18/2015

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Police To Boost Foot Patrols In Eastside Community Outreach Effort

Officials say residents in the Boyle Heights area can expect to see more LAPD officers on foot patrol as part of an effort to boost community relations.

05/18/2015

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Search Continues For Man Suspected Of Threatening Woman With Machete, Raping Her In Boyle Heights Home

Investigators say a 30-year-old woman was sleeping in her bedroom in the 1800 block of Pennsylvania Avenue when an unknown Hispanic male forced his way into the living room window of the residence around 12:30 a.m.

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Residents ‘Take Back The Night’ Day After Attempted Rape In Boyle Heights

A Los Angeles community joined together Sunday night to raise awareness about gender-based violent crimes just a day after a woman in their neighborhood fought off a would-be rapist.

04/19/2015

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Alert Nurse Directs Police To Man Suspected In Attempted Rape

A conscientious nurse helped police catch up with a man suspected of attempted rape in Boyle Heights Saturday.

04/18/2015

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Murder Suspect Killed In Boyle Heights Officer-Involved Shooting

A suspect who was seen running from a homicide in Boyle Heights was killed Wednesday night in an officer-involved shooting.

04/09/2015

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LAPD Confirms Officer-Involved Shooting In Boyle Heights

LAPD confirmed an officer-involved shooting in Boyle Heights on Wednesday night.

04/08/2015

Three people were injured, two critically, when this car slammed into an off-ramp on the 5 Freeway Sunday. (credit: CBS)

3 Injured After Car Careens Off 5 Freeway Into Boyle Heights Off-Ramp Wall

Officials said the three injured were adults who were all inside the car.

03/22/2015

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New, Green Low-Income Housing Complex Opens In Boyle Heights

A new complex of brand new apartments for very low and low-income families celebrated its grand opening Thursday in Boyle Heights.

03/19/2015

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Grand Opening Held For Housing Development For Low-Income Families In Boyle Heights

East Los Angeles community members gathered Thursday for the grand opening of a housing development for low-income families in Boyle Heights.

03/19/2015

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13-Year-Old Boy Killed By Driver In Boyle Heights

A car slammed into the boy at Cummings and Sheridan streets, coroner’s Assistant Chief Ed Winter said.

03/10/2015

Missing girls

LAPD Says 1 Of 2 Missing Girls Found Safe

Los Angeles police report that a missing 11-year-old girl was found safe Saturday afternoon, but a 16-year-old is in an unrelated case is still missing.

03/07/2015

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5 In Custody After Officer-Involved Shooting Prompted 2 Pursuits In Boyle Heights

An officer-involved shooting that prompted two separate pursuits was under investigation early Wednesday morning.

03/04/2015

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Man Falls Over 100 Feet From Electrical Pole In Boyle Heights

A man in his early 40s was electrocuted Saturday after climbing on a power pole.

02/28/2015

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